p>This excerpt comes from an article about the the Detroit Free Press and is about new GM small car platform and specifically the new Chevy Nomad:
“A leading candidate for production is the small Chevrolet Nomad sports wagon, which GM sources say they would like to build to woo the same chic buyers drawn to the popular pocket-sized Mini Cooper. Chevrolet showed the Nomad at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January and at the auto show in Geneva this month.”
You can read the entire article here.
Well it can't get much more black and white than this. The Chevy Nomad already looks somewhat similar to the MINI, now it's official, it will be directly competing against the MINI.